Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Injury Diaries

It’s been almost two weeks since I finished the Baltimore Half-Marathon and my right knee is still giving me trouble. I’m not one to self diagnose (in fact I’m banned from Web MD in my house, what with me being … Continue reading

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The downside to a Half-Marathon high

I’m actually pretty depressed today. I’ve been too tired or in too much in pain to notice anything else, but today, it’s hitting me. It’s all over.  I spent six months writing this blog, training for the race and a … Continue reading

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I completed the Baltimore Half-Marathon

I did it! I actually friggin did it. I ran the half-marathon, the whole thing, all by my lonesome self (and 30,000 or so other people) in 2 hours and 21 minutes. Not too shabby since I was hoping for … Continue reading

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Greetings from the Salt Mines of Kessel

I’m working the Running Festival Health & Fitness Expo which is actually fun and exciting. In addition to getting jazzed for the race and meeting other runners, I’m still learning a lot. But being a Gym Rat I feel a … Continue reading

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Lady in waiting

It is 9 days until the Half Marathon. I got my Runner’s Handbook yesterday and let me just say this shit is real. I’ve tapered off like I’m supposed to, especially due to injuries, and let me say another thing, … Continue reading

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Race Ready? Maybe.

Well it’s two weeks until the Half-Marathon and I’m still on the fence about how ready I am for it. Admittedly, I ran 11 miles yesterday, but it wasn’t an easy 11 miles and I was in so much pain … Continue reading

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